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Title

Presentation (mitate) of the story of the courtesan Takao

late 1790s

Artist

  • Details

    Other Titles
    Fishing
    Untitled
    Alternative title
    Mitate Takao-dayû
    Place where the work was made
    Japan
    Period
    Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
    Date
    late 1790s
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    colour woodcut
    Dimensions
    25.4 x 38.5 cm image; 25.5 x 39.0 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Chôtensai Eiju ga [picture by Chôtensai Eiju] " .
    Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1961
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    DO3.1961
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Chōtensai Eiju

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Japan

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication